Dates & Times: TBA Fall Term 2001 and Winter Term 2002
Rakesh Bhatnagar Telephone: (780) 492-3298 Email: email@example.com
of confocal microscopy, fluorescence excitation and emission signals
for one photon confocal scanning,
- sample preparation
methods including immunocytochemistry and various fluorescence molecular
- operation of Molecular
Dynamics Multiprobe 2001 confocal system,
- hands on training
on Imagespace II software on SGI workstation with Unix operating system,
- single and double
label scanning, optical sectioning, co-localization, measurement of
fluorescence intensities, analysis of images, 3D image reconstruction,
handling various image formats and stacks, network import/export data.
21hr laboratory instruction including in-depth coverage of the theoretical
aspects related to the lab. exercises. Demonstrations using standard samples.
Students are encouraged to work on their own research samples, collect
data, analyze data, and interpret results.